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  • Short Summary

    King Emmanuel II visits Cassari in Sardinia and watches ancient carnival.

  • Description

    Cassari, Sardinia.

    Full titles read: "ROYAL VISIT TO SARDINIA - Quaint old costumes brought out and ancient customs revived, in honour of KING EMMANUEL'S first visit."

    High Angle shots of huge carnival procession, many flags and banners are on display. L/S's of numerous people on horseback riding down street. They are wearing very regal fancy dress costumes. Large crowds line the street. Several shots of people on horseback saluting King Victor Emmanuel II (King of Italy) as they pass Royal box, he salutes in return.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    788.21
    Media URN:
    36483
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:20:00 / 01:31:03:00
    Canister:
    G 1605

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